The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 89 77 78
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 17 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.93% 0.93% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.97% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 1
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £15.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+193.33% -55.55%
SQL DBA
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1744 1339 1083
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.94% 95.78% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1001 783 576
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £263 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 60 51
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £18.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -23.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL DBA in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL DBA across the Manchester region.

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SQL DBA Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL DBA across the Manchester region.

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

SQL DBA
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 1 - - 1
Salford - 1 £263 -
SQL DBA
North West

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title.

1 21 (87.50%) SQL
1 21 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (54.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 8 (33.33%) Windows
7 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
7 7 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (20.83%) Benchmarking
9 5 (20.83%) Migration
9 5 (20.83%) ITIL
9 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (20.83%) Replication
9 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
10 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
10 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
10 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
10 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (16.67%) Data Guard
10 4 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (16.67%) Oracle

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (54.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (4.17%) MS Access
10 1 (4.17%) MySQL
10 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.17%) MDX
3 1 (4.17%) ODBC
3 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Replication
2 3 (12.50%) NHS
3 2 (8.33%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (20.83%) Benchmarking
2 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Migration
3 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 3 (12.50%) ETL
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Change Control
5 2 (8.33%) Database Tuning
5 2 (8.33%) High Availability
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) ETL Development
6 1 (4.17%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) SDLC
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
3 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Data Guard
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Teradata
3 1 (4.17%) Vertica
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